Khol Do ~ کھول دو has 23 ratings and 3 reviews: Paperback. sA’ADAt HAsAN mANto. Open It!*. The special train left Amritsar at two in the afternoon, taking eight hours to reach Mughalpura. Quite a few passengers were . Saadat Hasan Manto () was a prolific writer of Urdu short story. He was a journalist, literary critic, screenplay writer, play writer, and a.

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Big eyes,black hair, a mole on the left cheek. The volunteers turned off the engine and ran after her, managing to catch her in a field.

He put his hand in the bulging pocket and took out a cloth: Empowered Women In Bollywood of The special train left Amritsar at two in the afternoon and reached Mughalpura eight hours later.

They had a lorry and guns and said they would help him.

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Anyone who saw him would think he was consumed by deep worry. Sakina’s dupatta had fallen down.

Abdullah marked it as to-read Sep 22, Tuesday, January 1, Sirajuddin ran up to them. That evening there was sudden activity in the camp. Dua Mirza marked it as to-read Dec 03, And then suddenly he realizes that Sakina is not with him, nowhere. Hamza rated it really liked it Aug 22, Saman added it Apr 18, The original story in Urdu is more poignant and heart wrenching.


Nigham rated it it was amazing Oct 27, Sadia27 added it Oct 20, Images assailed from all sides. Khl short story is told through the perspective of Sirajuddin, whose daughter, Sakina, goes missing when the train they were travelling on is attacked by rioters.

Sep 23, Sreeraj Arole rated it really liked it.

It was a length of cloth. Shilpi Saraswat rated it it was amazing Nov 14, Khol Do challenges the linear narratives of inter-faith violence along which Partition is mostly understood. With my stories, I expose only truth. The boys behave very kindly to her and make her feel at ease but they tell nothing about her to her father even when he asks about it.

Ghalibana Khol do by Saadat Hasan Manto: A Shocking Experience

Savir Husain Khan rated it really liked it Dec 11, He gave them a description of his daughter. Wish I knew Urdu as I believe no translated work could perspire the same essence as the original one…. Raafia rated it ,anto was amazing Oct 17, Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.


These exclusions along lines of class and caste have unfortunately been replicated in the literature that deals with the experience of Partition. Suhaib Asif rated it it was amazing Sep 16, And they had tried.

As he is still in daze, the image of his wife, about to die, with ripped open stomach comes in front of his eyes, just telling him to leave her alone and run away with Sakina, his daughter. Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here He was lying on bare ground, surrounded by screaming men, women and children.

Khol Do ~ کھول دو

When the rioters had stopped the train, had they taken her with them? You can tweet me ganeshdhamodkar for quick reply. Pritesh Shrivastava marked it as to-read Jul 24, A succession of images raced through his mind. Dk Literature 2 comments: He knew then that he needed help.